Audrey Manning, 68, of Lebanon, passed away Aug. 17, 2020. Audrey was born Mar. 19, 1952 in Indianapolis, a daughter of the late Orville and Betty (Embry) Ferguson. She was married to Tom Manning. He died in 2005.
Audrey was a 1970 graduate of Ben Davis High School. She was the Workman’s Comp Manager for Celadon Trucking Company. She enjoyed fishing, crocheting, reading, shopping on QVC, antiquing, doing crossword puzzles and most importantly spending time with family.
Survivors include her grandchildren: Kyle D. Manning, Caitlin P. Manning and Kaiden A. Manning; siblings: Michael (Rhonda) Ferguson, Carol (Larry) Ball, and Norma (Joe) Luckey; cousin/best friend Bonnie Eversole; brother-in-law William Stewart; seven nieces, two nephews, 22 great nieces and nephews, and God children Courtney Butler and Kyler Butler. In addition to her parents and husband, Audrey was preceded in death by her son Doug Manning, sister Kathryn Stewart, brother-in-law Jerry Johnson, nephew Matthew Sizemore and best friend Carolyn Jensen.
Family and friends will gather Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020 for visitation from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. in the Strawmyer & Drury Mortuary, 2400 N. Lebanon Street, Lebanon. Audrey will be laid to rest at New Crown Cemetery in Indianapolis. You are invited to visit the website www.strawmyerdrury.com where you may sign her online register and leave a personal message. Memorial contributions may be made in Audrey’s memory to Indiana Donor Network at indianadonornetwork.org